Laboratory for Advanced Materials (LAM)

The Laboratory for Advanced Materials (LAM) is in 8-102. It is a shared facility, designed for flexible use. Some lab subjects meet in the LAM.


  • DSC (TA Instruments)    
  • VSM (Vibrating sample magnetometer, ADE)
  • VCA (Video Contact Angle System)
  • Vickers/Knoop Microhardness Testers (LECO)
  • Hoods for you to set up your experiments


Alan Schwartzman

Over 1,000 pumpkins are made in the Glass Lab each year; all are sold in one day at the Great Glass Pumpkin sale.